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The Lucerne Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   201 West 79th Street, New York City, NY 10024 (Manhattan)
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Ranked #62 of 451 hotels in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tacoma, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The staff was accommodating, friendly and knowledgeable. We were so close to Central Park and Riverside Drive. Walks in the morning, shopping in the afternoon, restaurants in the evening...it was all there.

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Izegem, Belgium
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87 reviews 87 reviews
20 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed at The Lucerne for 4 nights with family and friends. Great place to stay: nice and comfortable rooms, very clean. Very good free wifi coverage. The hotel is located at the Upper West side of Manhattan, still central and not too busy. The Central Park is just a 10 mins walk away as is the American Museum of... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Traveled in July with 2 little kids. Service was very good especially with door men/porters . Front desk was professional and polite. Requested room with microwave and fridge and room was clean and good size for NYC. Price was good for NY. We chose it since it was close to family that we were visiting but the area is central... More

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Tampa, Florida
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My teen daughters and I stayed at The Lucerne for four nights. Not one complaint. Comfy beds, great water pressure, accommodating staff, great location. We LOVED staying on the upper west side. The 1 train is steps away, and it was like coming home to your peaceful abode after bustling Times Square. Our room was spacious, with a water view.... More

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Callicoon, New York
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7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

That a lot of people know about already. Great location the upper westside. Near attractions and shopping and good food places. New York is a walking town. 20 blocks to a mile. Easy walk to Central Park or Columbus Circle or Times Square (just over a 1 1/2 miles) or take the subway one block away. The hotel itself is... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Upper West Side: This was the perfect location to Central Park, bike rentals, kosher restaurants within walking distance, shopping and Synagogues. The Hotel is clean and nicely appointed, great lobby, fast free wifi, everyone at the Hotel was friendly and helpful! Front desk saved me a $100 with the advise to park one block over for fee on the weekend!!... More

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Kingston, Ontario, Canada
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great choice. Picked this hotel for a recent family visit to NYC. We stayed for 5 nights. Picked based on other reviews and was very happy with the experience. First, location is great as everyone else mentions. Walking distance to Central Park and Museum of Natural History. Close to red subway line. Many good restaurant options nearby. We liked Fred's... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 5 days in July with 2 kids 12 and 9 in double room On 6th floor facing 79th street Loved it from doormen and check in to the great location Was great walking the streets of upper west side , loads of places to get food Breakfast next door at Nice Matin is great value and feel like part... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

With historic Zabars, Central Park, a plethora of restaurants (be sure to visit Irving Farm Coffee Roasters) and the subway not even a block away, the location is unrivaled. The staff is warm and welcoming. The accommodations immaculate. The coupons for breakfast were a nice gesture. Was a bit hesitant being situated close to the elevator, but never heard it... More

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Toronto, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay in hotel for 4 nights from July 10 2014 Location is great but hotel deserves no more then 2 stars. Start with room service – some days room was not cleaned till 5 PM In 4 nights we stand not even once room was prepared for a night Air conditioner in the room from 1960 – thermostat not... More

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We would like to thank you for taking the time to write this review and share your experience with other travelers. We sincerely apologize for the short falls you had experienced during your stay with us. Your feedback was shared among our entire management team, and we will take the necessary actions to avoid this from happening again in the... More

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Address: 201 West 79th Street, New York City, NY 10024
Location: United States > New York > New York City > Manhattan , Upper West Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Lucerne Hotel 4*
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